Jan 2019

Events in January 2019

Waterwatch new recruits sampling day Darebin Creek Trail, Preston VIC 3072

Sunday 20th
9:00am - 9:30am

Darebin Creek near Southern Rd Preston - map here. Free training session to become a volunteer Waterwatch monitor on the Darebin creek in a specific pollution hot spot. No previous experience necessary. By monitoring water quality and biological indicators and observing the environment we can learn about the health of waterways and help identify problems. Please wear sturdy, covered shoes, wear long pants, sunscreen and a hat. BYO bottle of water. Bookings essential below, This event is funded by the City of Darebin

Contact: Julia Cirillo | Phone: 0413 08 385

World Wetlands Day Walk and Talk in Darebin Edwards Lake, Reservoir Vic 3073

Thursday 31st
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Edwardes Lake, Reservoir - see map. Celebrate World Wetland Day with an easy walk and talk on the wonders of wetlands. We will test the water quality, look for frogs and catch waterbugs, while learning about Darebin's urban wetlands and how they contribute to a sustainable future. Families are welcome. Registration is essential below.  Proudly funded by the City of Darebin.

Contact: Julia Cirillo | Phone: 0413 080 385